District of Barriere

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TNRD considers vaccine mandate for staff, volunteers

Directors question whether they would also be included in the proposed mandate

 

Frank Caputo shares a celebratory hug with his wife Odette Dempsey-Caputo at his Seymour Street campaign office on election night. (Dave Eagles photo - KTW).

Conservatives maintain hold on Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo

Candidate Frank Caputo ahead of NDP by more than 9,000 votes to succeed Cathy McLeod

 

Interior Health is planning to repatriate care home residents who were evacuated from seven communities, including 100 Mile House. (File photo).

Interior Health starts ‘repatriation’ of long-term care residents

Some 826 people were relocated from seven communities

 

Sparks Lake wildfire on July 12, 2021. (BC Wildfire Service)

Properties in TNRD, District of Barriere on evacuation alert due to Sparks Lake wildfire

The out-of-control wildfire is now estimated to be over 90,000 hectares

Sparks Lake wildfire on July 12, 2021. (BC Wildfire Service)
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Heat warning issued for North Thompson and 100 Mile regions

Daytime highs are expected to be in the mid-30s by Friday.

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The North Thompson is now under a severe thunderstorm warning. (Screenshot / Environment Canada)

UPDATE: Interior regions under severe thunderstorm watch

The North Thompson is now under a severe thunderstorm warning.

The North Thompson is now under a severe thunderstorm warning. (Screenshot / Environment Canada)
Storm clouds moved into the Cariboo region Tuesday night, setting the area up for a soaking throughout Canada Day, Wednesday, July 1. (David Fait photo)

North Thompson Valley under severe thunderstorm watch

The area is also under a heat warning with an air quality statement.

Storm clouds moved into the Cariboo region Tuesday night, setting the area up for a soaking throughout Canada Day, Wednesday, July 1. (David Fait photo)
Many areas in B.C. are under a heat warning, storm watch or air quality statement. (Screenshot / Environment Canada)

North Thompson Valley under severe thunderstorm watch

The area is also under a heat warning with an air quality statement.

Many areas in B.C. are under a heat warning, storm watch or air quality statement. (Screenshot / Environment Canada)
A Heffley Creek peacock caught not one - but two - lifts on a logging truck this month. (Photo submitted)

Heffley Creek-area peacock hops logging trucks in search of love

Peacock hitched two lifts in the past month

A Heffley Creek peacock caught not one - but two - lifts on a logging truck this month. (Photo submitted)
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Lost family of three found near Barriere

Successful effort by Barriere and Kamloops Search and Rescue brings those lost home

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Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod. (File photo)

MP Cathy McLeod not seeking re-election

After 12 years as MP, McLeod is looking to write a new chapter

Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo MP Cathy McLeod. (File photo)